Hotel Edda Egilsstadir

Hotel Edda Egilsstadir
Hotel Edda Egilsstadir location

A Monster Amongst Us?


In addition to Hotel Edda the "capital of the east" has its own international
airport and a host of local attractions. Among them are Hallormsstaður,
Iceland's biggest forest, the extinct Mount Snæfell volcano, Atlavík's sandy cove and the beautiful Lagarfljot river which, according to myth, is home to one terrific but shy monster, a distant relative of the one in Loch Ness in Scotland.

Facilities on site:

  • Total rooms 52
  • All rooms are en-suite
  • Split-level family rooms 
  • Restaurant with marvelous river views
  • Conference/meeting rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Opening dates: 4 June - 15 August 2019
  • On closing day we close at noon, last guests check in the day before.

Activities nearby:

  • 25-metre open-air swimming pool
  • Paddling pool
  • Nine hole golf course
  • Mountain and glacier excursions
  • Forest walks
  • Birdwatching
  • Seal spotting

Please contact us for further information. 

Old School Hospitality since 1961

Dorms become quality hotels

This year we celebrate the 57th anniversary of Hotel Edda. It is a unique story of practicality and hospitality towards travellers in Iceland as boarding schools in the countryside, vacant during summer breaks, would assume a new role as hotels offering a good place to stay while enjoying the spectacular nature. Read more.

Great locations

Wherever you are in Iceland there is always a Hotel Edda nearby, ready to serve either as a pit-stop or a comfortable basecamp on your adventure tour of discovering Iceland’s wonders of natural beauty. The location of each and every Hotel Edda offers endless possibilities for outdoor activities, both on and off site.

Hotel Overview

Hotel Edda Egilsstadir Tjarnarbraut 25, 700 Egilsstadir
Phone: +354 444 4880 Booking center: +354 444 4000
GPS Coordinates: 65°16'2.49"N 14°23'59.46"W Open map
Opening hours: 4 June - 15 August 2020